Sports Coach

Leicester, Leicestershire
JFN 27180_1616511837
Date Posted:23 Mar 2021
  1. Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£65 - £90 per day
  1. Long-term

Sports Coach

Leicester, Leicestershire

Tradewind Leicester are recruiting for a number of sports coaches/teaching assistants for roles in and around Leicester City.

Are you a qualified sports coach?

Do you have experience coaching sports with young people?

If so we have some amazing opportunities to work as a Sports Mentor and Teaching Assistant in Primary & Secondary Schools and Academies in Leicester. You will be able to share your passion with sports as well as inspire students to reach their full potential, with mentoring and interventions catch up support.

You will also be participating with class lessons and working on a 1:1 basis with children. A strong, enthusiastic and committed individual with the drive to get young people to succeed is the qualities we need for the right candidate.

We are looking for:
*A Sport coach who has experience of mentoring and working with children
*Someone who can help SEND pupils achieve their full potential and build confidence through sports
*Someone who can work 1-1 in the class room environment
*Someone who is degree qualified looking for more experience in a school setting
*Someone with excellent curriculum knowledge & strong behaviour management skills
*An inspirational and enthusiastic individual with high organisational skills
*Someone who is an excellent role model and who actively promotes the skills, attributes and behaviours important in a classroom

Pay ranges dependent upon qualifications and experience.

* You must have the legal right to work in the UK
* You must hold a UK recognised teaching assistant qualification
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained

In return, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay.
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That is 18 more than our next nearest competitor.
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend earn up to *£200.
*Full interview preparation and assistant - so you are fully prepped and confident increasing your chances of success!
*Help with lesson planning - our support does not stop once we have secured you a placement.
*Online portal for your time sheets and log your availability.
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants.

Click 'apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Sports Coach teaching Assistant in the East Midlands. If you would like to hear more information about the role please contact Natalie Bolton on 0116 243 0299 or email

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee, you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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